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Global Estimates of Fatal Work-Related Diseases by Region and Disease Group, 2002

PDF icon Global Estimates of Fatal Work-Related Diseases by Region and Disease Group, 2002
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By PÄIVI HÄMÄLÄINEN, KAIJA LEENA SAARELA, JUKKA TAKALA. Work-related and occupational diseases are multifactorial diseases among the working population that have a heavy impact on workers, enterprises, and society. The authors calculated estimates, using global regional estimates of disease mortality, and adjusted attributable fractions produced for work-related diseases. The estimated number of fatal work-related diseases is about 2 million worldwide and 159 000 in the EU27.
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English